AFCON Qualifiers: Jose Peseiro arrives in Uyo For Super Eagles, Sao Tome Principe Tie


Super Eagles Head Coach, Jose Peseiro has arrived in Uyo ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifying game against Sao Tome and Principe.

Peseiro, who days ago agreed an extension of his contract as Nigeria’s national team coach arrived in Uyo with his assistants on Tuesday, September 5.

Nigeria will face Sao Tome and Principe on Sunday, September 10, 2023, at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo.

The Super Eagles camp will open in Uyo on Wednesday, September 6 for the dead rubber AFCON qualification game against bottom-placed True Patriots.

The Eagles have already secured qualification for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Ivory Coast but will look to end in first place ahead of Guinea Bissau who faces Sierra Leone.

Invited Super Eagles players are expected in camp from Wednesday, with training expected to begin the same day.